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Private Equity Symposium on Optimizing Senior Management Talent and Performance

7:30 - 10:00APM
September 26, 2018
Harvard Club, NYC

The Institute, in partnership with global communications marketing firm Edelman, hosted a breakfast panel on the most critical leadership capabilities required by leaders in PE-backed portfolio companies and the most common and vexing talent management challenges portfolio companies face. The session began with a presentation from Jan Jamrich, CEO of Entromy, on key findings from the 2018 Leadership Study. The session’s PE panel, included: Kathy Krone from Thomas H. Lee, Hunter Philbrick from Hellman & Friedman, Seth Brody from Apax Partners, and Adam Miller from The Riverside Company went on to share their experience and insights optimizing senior leadership performance in portfolio companies. The session participants included PE Investors, Operating Partners, and Portfolio Company Executives.